PiperCode: Create a 5-button Synthesizer

By Megan Ho - Jul 2, 2020

Some would say that music is the voice of a generation, and today, you get to be that voice! In this project, we will make a five-button synth using PiperCode and the components in a Piper Computer Kit.

Categories: PiperCode, Projects

DIY Minecraft Game Controller

By Matthew Matz - Jun 30, 2020

Learn how to code your Piper Command Center Beta to become a DIY Minecraft Game controller!

Categories: CommandCenter, Projects, Tutorial

PiperCode: Goldilocks Machine

By Megan Ho - Jun 29, 2020

Use the temperature sensor of your Piper Sensor Explorer to build a Goldilocks machine that tells you whether the temperature of an object is too hot, too cold, or just right.

Categories: PiperCode, Projects

Inspire Creation by Building Your Own Makerspace

By Amie Zukowski - Jun 29, 2020

Carve out your own space for innovating at home with these tips from Piper's Resident Maker and Director of Product Design, Amie

Categories: makers, PARENTS, Projects, Resources

Spotlight: Piper Cofounder Shree Bose

By Meg Bailey - Jun 18, 2020

We recently sat down for a (virtual) conversation with Piper’s dynamic cofounder, Shree Bose. Long passionate about science, Shree is currently enrolled in Duke School of Medicine’s demanding MD/PhD Program. However, her role as an outspoken advocate for K-12 STEAM education came about earlier, when she was an undergraduate at Harvard University. Read on to learn more about Shree’s background as a medical researcher, her work to make the Piper Computer Kit engaging for all learners, and how she addressed gender disparities among early users of the Piper Computer Kit.

Categories: News, Spotlight, STEM